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5.1 PAVC meanings

Practical Audio-Visual Chinese, Book 5, 2nd edition, Chapter 1, vocab and meanings
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忍耐
V: to exercise patience; to be patient; to exercise self-restraint; N: patience, self-restraint
A: continuously or exhaustively
住宅區
N: residential area
快遞
N: an express delivery
效率
N: efficiency
故障
V: malfunction
氣憤
SV: to be furious, indignant; A: furiously
V: to break to pieces, smash; SV: to be broken in pieces, smashed
諷刺
V: to mock, satirize; SV: satirical, sarcastic
保證書
N: (written) warranty
蓋章
VO: to stamp one's seal or stamp
V: to have an insatiable desire to do something, to hanker after something, to be tempted to do something
V: to embarrass; SV: to be embarassed
起初
A: at first, in the beginning
連續
A: in succession, one after another
愧疚
SV/AT: to suffer from a guilty conscience, to feel a sense of guilt, to feel pangs of shame
仿冒品
N: reproduction of a name brand product, imitation of a popular product, a fake, counterfeit good
瑕疵
N: a defect, flaw
大道理
N: a persuasive argument, a high-sounding statement, a lecture
唱片行
N: CD shops
專輯
N: album
賠罪
VO: to apologize
正版
AT/N: edition with copyright
差別
N: a difference, disparity
索取
V: to ask for
統一發票
N: uniform invoice
中獎
VO: to win a lottery; to win a drawing
興致
N: spirits, mood to enjoy
因小失大
IE:To try to save a little only to lose a lot
貨比三家不吃虧
IE: Compare before buying something; shop around before making a purchase
上一次當學一次乖
IE: Take this as a lesson for next time; learn from being fooled once
得不償失
IE: The loss outweighs the gain; not worth the effort/price